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Why is China Building its Own Domestic Credit Ratings Architecture?
September 12, 2017
Why is China Building its Own Domestic Credit Ratings Architecture?
China has zero intention of opening more than it needs to.
Why is China Building its Own Domestic Credit Ratings Architecture?
Good Morning, Vietnam Stocks
September 11, 2017
Good Morning, Vietnam Stocks
Vietnam's equities are in a “sweet spot” but risks remain.
Good Morning, Vietnam Stocks
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
August 28, 2017
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
Early excitement has been dampened, but opportunities for optimism remain, despite many challenges.
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
Is Hong Kong's Reputation for Financial Secrecy About to Change?
August 28, 2017
Is Hong Kong's Reputation for Financial Secrecy About to Change?
Hong Kong commits to identifying companies’ beneficial owners – or does it?
Is Hong Kong's Reputation for Financial Secrecy About to Change?
Asia’s Rate Gap Widens Amid Capital Outflow Risks
August 28, 2017
Asia’s Rate Gap Widens Amid Capital Outflow Risks
While emerging markets continue to rally, risks have intensified for those most exposed to capital outflows.
Asia’s Rate Gap Widens Amid Capital Outflow Risks
Korean War Threat Fades as China Debt Fears Resurface
August 21, 2017
Korean War Threat Fades as China Debt Fears Resurface
Pyongyang's threats generate a sense of déjà vu, but China’s debt inspires more concrete worries.
Korean War Threat Fades as China Debt Fears Resurface
No Rest For Reform As Japan’s Economy Surges Ahead
August 16, 2017
No Rest For Reform As Japan’s Economy Surges Ahead
Tokyo beat growth expectations last quarter -- scoring a sixth straight quarter of growth. But there's more work to do.
No Rest For Reform As Japan’s Economy Surges Ahead
EU Swoops Into Asia-Pacific Amid US Retreat
August 15, 2017
EU Swoops Into Asia-Pacific Amid US Retreat
As Washington has pulled back, Brussels has pushed forward into trade discussions across the Asia-Pacific.
EU Swoops Into Asia-Pacific Amid US Retreat
How Developing Asia Is Using Blockchain Pilots
August 08, 2017
How Developing Asia Is Using Blockchain Pilots
Why blockchain technology is booming in the Asia-Pacific.
How Developing Asia Is Using Blockchain Pilots
Aging Asia: Turning Demographic Weakness to Strength
August 07, 2017
Aging Asia: Turning Demographic Weakness to Strength
Will developing Asia get old before it gets rich?
Aging Asia: Turning Demographic Weakness to Strength
Is Latin America Trying to Further the TPP Without Trump?
August 04, 2017
Is Latin America Trying to Further the TPP Without Trump?
Will an expanded Pacific Alliance be the successor to the Trans-Pacific Partnership?
Is Latin America Trying to Further the TPP Without Trump?
Is the AIIB Really 'Lean, Clean, and Green'?
August 02, 2017
Is the AIIB Really 'Lean, Clean, and Green'?
AIIB’s “lean, clean, and green” pledge delivers a catchy slogan, but here is why some are unconvinced.
Is the AIIB Really 'Lean, Clean, and Green'?
Guangzhou Rental Reforms: A Step in the Right Direction for China’s Real Estate Market
August 01, 2017
Guangzhou Rental Reforms: A Step in the Right Direction for China’s Real Estate Market
The new policies have limited scope for tenants and much more needs to be done.
Guangzhou Rental Reforms: A Step in the Right Direction for China’s Real Estate Market
Asia Growth on Track Despite Washington Worries
July 31, 2017
Asia Growth on Track Despite Washington Worries
The IMF's latest World Economic Outlook Update remains bullish on Asia growth.
Asia Growth on Track Despite Washington Worries
Currency Wars Along the Silk Road
July 27, 2017
Currency Wars Along the Silk Road
Which will emerge on top in Central Asia: the dollar, the yuan, or even Bitcoin?
Currency Wars Along the Silk Road
Pakistan Can No Longer Ignore Its Weakened Economy
July 25, 2017
Pakistan Can No Longer Ignore Its Weakened Economy
The government prefers to see a conspiracy when all evidence points to a looming economic crisis.
Pakistan Can No Longer Ignore Its Weakened Economy
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